Kiryas Yoel may become first haredi city in United States

Vote tomorrow on whether city of Monroe will be divided into two, one part to become the first US haredi city.Mordechai Sones, 11/6/2017, 10:55 PM

Satmar Rebbe's great-grandson becomes IDF officer

Chaim Meisels, who is the Satmar Rebbe's great grandson, graduated IDF Officer School on Wednesday.Tzvi Lev, 10/26/2017, 3:56 PM

Satmar hassidim heckle Israeli Minister in Monsey

Deputy Education Minister Meir Porush was attending Shabbat services in Monsey, New York, when Satmar extremists burst in and heckled him.Tzvi Lev, 9/24/2017, 1:37 PM

Haredi rioter's clothing to be auctioned off in the US

The clothing that haredi rioter wore as he sat in prison for attacking police will be auctioned off to finance $24,000 reward he received.Tzvi Lev, 9/11/2017, 9:03 AM

Officials at hasidic school caught embezzling millions

The administrators allegedly took millions from a federal program that was intended to feed needy children.Tzvi Lev, 8/20/2017, 11:55 AM

'The haredi parties are taking coalition bribes'

15,000 participate in rally, listen to Satmar Grand Rebbe Zalman Teitelbaum incites against Israel and the IDF.Michal Levy, 6/12/2017, 2:44 PM

Satmar hasidim to demonstrate against Netanyahu in Washington

Anti-Zionist hasidim to demonstrate outside White House during meeting between Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Donald Trump.Yoel Domb, 2/13/2017, 10:01 PM

FBI reportedly arrests Brooklyn Satmar activist

FBI reportedly arrests a Brooklyn Satmar community activist. The charges are unclear.JTA, 12/23/2016, 3:32 AM

Satmar group: Vote for Hillary

Satmar leaders who follow Rabbi Aharon in Kiryat Yoel tell their followers to vote for Hillary Clinton on November 8.Orly Harari, 11/5/2016, 11:46 PM

Satmar Jews to protest Netanyahu speech

The Satmar community in the USA have been called upon to protest Netanyahu’s speech at the General Assembly in New YorkArutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2016, 11:01 AM

FBI nabs two in Satmar murder plot

Satmar rabbi and associate arrested for allegedly plotting murder of man who refused to grant his wife a divorce.David Rosenberg, 9/8/2016, 10:15 AM

Satmar children attack mock Netanyahu limo in anti-Zionist demo

Satmar summer camps have own anti-Israel demonstrations in New York, pelt mock Netanyahu limo with eggs.Ben Sales, 8/25/2016, 7:39 AM

Satmar decree bars women from higher education

Hasidic rabbis from the Satmar sect reportedly issue a decree barring women from pursuing higher education.JTA, 8/24/2016, 3:29 AM

Daughter of Hasidic Rabbi heard about his death on WhatsApp

Daughter of Rabbi Yitzhak Rosenberg calls on the community to be careful with the news they spread.Tova Dvorin, 5/18/2016, 6:29 PM

Hasid donated $50K to yeshivot hours before drowning

Rabbi Yitzhak Rosenberg donated the money to Satmar institutions in Israel, haredi website reports - then died hours later.Tova Dvorin, 5/18/2016, 4:54 PM

Tragedy: Two Satmar Hasidim drown in Miami

Three others, visitors from Kiryas Joel, injured in riptide pull.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/17/2016, 8:46 PM

FBI investigates Satmar yeshiva in New York

FBI agents sweep in on yeshiva in New York's Kiryas Joel; reports indicate either child pornography or corruption case.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2016, 7:33 PM

Satmar: Vote for Clinton

Two separate Satmar factions throw support behind former Secretary of State in upcoming primaries.Tova Dvorin, 4/15/2016, 8:10 AM

Meet the Satmar Hassidim Planning a Zionist Community

They take part in anti-Israel demonstrations but secretly, they plan a haredi-Zionist agricultural community in Israel.Gil Ronen, 5/3/2015, 5:52 PM

Satmar Officials Offer to Pay Israelis Not to Vote

Anti-Zionist Hassidic sect has offered $100 to any Israeli who does not vote in upcoming March elections.Cynthia Blank, 12/4/2014, 3:34 PM

Satmar Rebbe Blames Massacre on Jews Visiting Temple Mount

Satmar Rebbe blames observant Jews ascending Temple Mount for Har Nof massacre, says it 'costs lives.'Nir Har-Zahav and Tova Dvorin, 11/19/2014, 4:42 PM

Three Satmar Families Tie Triple Knot

Three families are celebrating engagements of two siblings each – to each of the two other families.Hillel Fendel, 7/17/2014, 7:01 PM

Anger as Satmar Rebbe Blames Murdered Teens' Parents

Shockwave in Jewish, hareidi world as a hassidic leader blames Frenkel, Sha'ar, Yifrah parents for 'living among known murderers.'Tova Dvorin, 7/4/2014, 9:58 AM

Talk Yiddish To Me

Hassidic comedian gives a Satmar feel to Jason Derulo's 'Talk Dirty' - but don't worry, it's all clean.Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 4/13/2014, 3:56 PM

At New York Rally, Hareidi Extremists Call for Israel Boycott

Radical protesters at US anti-draft rally also attack leading hareidi figure Rabbi Shteinman, call for an end to the State of Israel.Uzi Baruch, New York; and Ari Soffer, 3/10/2014, 3:34 PM

Hareidim Threaten Mass Exodus from Israel if Draft Law Passes

The Belz Hassidic community is threatening a "mass emigration from Israel" if hareidim are forced to join the army.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/28/2014, 11:25 PM

Outrage Over NY Post Headline 'Justifying' Millionaire's Murder

Tabloid asked 'Who didn't want him dead?' after Hassidic businessman found brutally slain; protesters demand apology.Gil Ronen, 1/6/2014, 8:32 AM

Menachem Stark Left 7 Children and a Wife Who Miss Him

My brother-in-Law Menachem Stark leaves seven children and a wife who miss him. He did not deserve to be featured in a sordid New York Post headline. Abraham Buxbaum, brother-in-law to Menachem Stark z"l, 1/6/2014, 7:55 AM

Hassidic Millionaire Abducted in Brooklyn, Reportedly Found Dead

A badly burned body found on a Great Neck dumpster outside a gas station is reported to be that of Menachem Stark.Arutz Sheva staff, 1/4/2014, 7:06 PM

Satmar Support for Casinos in Catskills NY

In opposition to a general Hareidi call against casino referendum, Satmar hassidic sect declares its support.Ari Yashar, 10/29/2013, 9:21 AM

Satmar Hassidim March, Overturn Tables in Election Protests

Members of the Satmar hassidic group conducted angry protests at polling stations in several cities in Israel.David Lev, 1/22/2013, 9:34 PM

Video, Photos: Satmar Rebbe Arrives in Israel

The Satmar Rebbe arrived in Israel on Sunday night and took part in an anti-voting rally in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2013, 6:43 AM

Hareidi Elections Battle: To Vote or Not to Vote?

While in most of Israel parties compete for votes, in the hareidi world the battle is between pro- and anti-voting agendas.Maayana Miskin, 1/20/2013, 2:55 PM

Group: Investigate Satmar 'Voting Scandal'

A secularist organization is demanding an investigation into a rumor that Satmar yeshiva students are being “bribed” not to voteDavid Lev, 12/16/2012, 11:02 PM

Satmar Rebbe – It’s Me or Your Smartphones!

Taking a hardline against the Internet, Rabbi Aaron Teitelbaum says no one with a smartphone can count themselves among his followers.Gabe Kahn, 5/31/2012, 6:09 PM

Satmar Stage Anti-Israel Protest in London

A group of anti-Israel extremists in London have sought to vilify Israel for cracking down on a violent fringe sect in JerusalemGabe Kahn., 2/15/2012, 10:48 PM

Historic Reconciliation between Hassidic Dynasties

Excitement in hareidi world: Belz, Satmer dynasties on verge of ending the rift between them.Gil Ronen, 1/17/2012, 2:20 PM

Satmar Rebbe Warns Jews Not to Oppose Obama

The leader of the Satmar Chassidic movement, Grand Rabbi Aron Teitelbaum, has come out against Jews who oppose US President Barack Obama.Chana Ya'ar, 12/19/2011, 6:49 PM

Crown Heights Riots: Reflections 20 Years Later

Twenty years ago, Jews in Crown Heights -- like their brethren in Israel and Europe -- experienced the terror of being hunted.Hana Levi Julian, 8/15/2011, 8:01 PM

Hamas Hosts Neturei Karta for Sabbath in Gaza

Three men and a woman from the extremist Neturei Karta sect traveled to Gaza last Friday to spend the Sabbath with Hamas terrorists.Hana Levi Julian, 1/5/2010, 10:48 PM